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Pls help ID pitch black mushroom

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i found this mushroom on my lawn in seattle. It hasnt rained for a couple days and its been 40ish. I was surprised how black it was, so if anyone can help ID let me know. I broke the cap off the stem so the photos show them seperately.





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Helvella for sure.

especially if you found it in the Western Mountains---Seattle says your info.

Debatable about edibility. Some sources say toxic some say delicious. Personally, I would not

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